Looking for the right cosmetic procedure to improve my face. Cost conscious (photos)

I love how I look from frontally but profile makes me cringe, especially when I smile. My biggest concern is my nose, particularly the bulbous tip & wide nostrils. I'm interested in having a moderate rhinoplasty done, just to tighten my nostrils & smooth down the asymetrical tip. What would be the best way to improve my overall appearance? I've also thought of a brow bone shaving and cheek augmentation. I don't seek to change my face so much as to draw attention to my favorite feature, my eyes.

Doctor Answers (2)

Rhinoplasty for bulbous tip repair

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The bulbous tip is reduced by suture techniques to the lower lateral cartilages of the nasal tip and sometimes a cartilage removal as well. The asymmetry in the mid vault area is best addressed by placing a cartilaginous spreader graft underneath the concave upper lateral cartilage. Straightening and narrowing of the nasal bones is accomplished with medial and lateral osteotomies. For many examples, please see the link below to our rhinoplasty photo gallery


Seattle Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Rhinoplasty for slight hump, bulbous tip , etc.

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Rhinoplasty for slight hump, bulbous tip , etc. is what will make your face more attractive. You can have a natural non operated look if you choose an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon who does natural noses. That is all you need now.

Toby Mayer, MD
Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

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